How do you prove someone is guilty of murder if there is no body? This practical guide for police and prosecutors provides an expansive look at both the history of no-body murder cases and the best methods to solve them and present the case in court. The author takes readers step by step through the first days of the homicide investigation though the end of the trial. The book is an essential resource for all investigators and a roadmap to a conviction for prosecutors.
- Presents insight from a former federal homicide prosecutor—one of the world's leading experts on no-body murder cases
- Summarizes nearly all of the 400 no-body cases in the United States
- Contains checklists for detectives and prosecutors to use in solving these difficult cases